Traveling back to my childhood home is always difficult for me because it reminds me of how far away from my hoodI am. This bittersweet nostalgia always propels me to search the cellar for spoiled dessert wine my mother bought on a wine tasting trip ten years ago and get loaded. Or as loaded as [...]
This year one of my goals is to continue to build my LiveTrue book collection. What is the LiveTrue Bookstore? I started it a couple of years ago, and is an ever growing collection of great nonfiction books that relates to one special theme: living true to oneself, others and our world. It’s great nonfiction for […]
Big Discounts It's a great time to stock up on all kinds of preps: Free shipping, member discounts, AND a total of 92 Listings ON SALE now... Shop Our NOW ON SALE Category Ends Friday: Historic Lindon Farms Discounts of up to 43%! All...Show More Summary
I have recently had the pleasure of being contacted by the founder of a new blog, Childfree Indian, who gets the many negative impacts pronatalism has on our world. To kick off the blog discussions, there is a cool offer-tell your story of being pressured to have kids and you get a free copy of […]
Hot off the research press are the results of two studies came out to add to the collection of research on who’s happiest — parents or those with no children. One was sponsored by Open University in Great Britain, and was based on an online survey of about 4500 respondents. The media has had a field day with it, […]
http://www.gunlawsbystate.com/ The post Gun Laws By State appeared first on Survival Blog | Survival Spot.
My favorite cyberspace sleuth who often gives me tips on articles to check out recently sent me some good words about Nicole Hardy’s recent book, Confessions of a Latter-day Virgin. I asked if she’d write her take on the book for posting here, and she graciously accepted. She sums it up as, “A funny and […]
I recently received an email from a woman who wanted to share her personal story about what can happen when you say "Yes" to starting a family when your heart and minds says "No."To protect her privacy, we agree we to use a pseudynom. Show More Summary
I recently had the pleasure of being interviewed by the awesome women at TheNotMom. President and Executive Editor Karen Malone Wright started her website in 2011 that “embraces all women without children, including their diverse life stories about ‘how’ and ‘why.’ ” Here’s some of my story: Tell me about yourself, your blog, and your writing career. […]
Just a quick heads-up... Starting this Sunday... running from January 12-24, all the dealer pricing restraints are being removed by the manufacturer of Lindon Farms foods!Discounts of up to 40% and more! Free shipping to the lower 48 states. Show More Summary
I’ve been trying to avoid writing gobs about our film, Loves Her Gun, on this blog. Though it’s a big part of my life, I don’t want to talk your ear off about it. You all have been super supportive along the way and I really appreciate that. A lot has happened since the film [...]
[Via Marisys.com] The post How to Forecast Weather Without Gadgets appeared first on Survival Blog | Survival Spot.
Writer and historian Elizabeth Abbott recently posted some good tips for going about nonfiction book projects. Two of them often happen together and the third, which speaks to proposal development, goes beyond that – Let me explain. Abbott’s two tips that go together are “begin with an idea” and “develop a thesis.” Your book idea needs […]
Thinking of writing your first eBook this year? These days, many people think that writing an eBook is much easier than a traditional book. Not so… An eBook can be shorter than a traditional book, but not necessarily so. Even if it is shorter, it has to be tighter. Streamlining content to be as tight […]
Wishing your an Amazing 2014!
The post How to Handle a Police Encounter appeared first on Survival Blog | Survival Spot.
I’ve seen a number of Austin restaurant “best of” lists over the past few weeks, and I don’t know about you, but they frustrate me. Most of the restaurants listed are expensive, at least in Austin standards. They’re the sort of places I can only afford to eat at once or twice a year. Though [...]
On my blog, La Vie Childfree for awhile I did a monthly “Childfree On-the-Ground” question. At the beginning of the month, I asked a question, collected people’s responses over the course of the month, and then reported back on what people said at the end of the month. Here is one “OTG” question I asked […]